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The upcoming/rumored Nikon Z8 mirrorless camera will compete with the new Sony a7RV and is expected in Spring 2023

The Nikon Z8 camera has been rumored for a while, but we still don’t have any (reliable) leaked specifications. I was told, that in terms of price and specs, the Nikon Z8 will compete head-to-head with the recently announced Sony a7RV  ($3,900) – FYI here are the basic a7RV specs: 61MP Full-Frame Exmor R BSI […]

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The Nikon Z8 should be coming in 2023

The Nikon Z8 is rumored to be announced/released in 2023. The timeframe I received from multiple sources is late March 2023 or early April 2023 (Spring 2023), but I am still not sure if this is for the official announcement or for the release/shipping date. There is still a very low probability that we will […]

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August is over, where is the Nikon Z8?

I hope that all clickbait websites that reported about the Nikon Z8 camera being announced in August have learned a valuable lesson. Yes, today is September 1st and there is still no sign of the “rumored” Nikon Z8 camera. Maybe some editors will at least have the decency to admit their mistakes, but I seriously […]

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Nikon China feeds Z8 camera rumors by posting a 67MP photo on social media

Nikon China posted four pictures on their Weibo social media channel and caused a lot of speculation becuase one of the photos has a resolution of  6670 × 10000 (or around 67MP, download the original file here): Nikon currently does not have a camera with a 67MP sensor. Of course, the picture could be upscaled or taken […]

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No, Nikon ambassador did not use a Nikon Z8 camera

I have to make one of those posts again – Nikon ambassador did not use a Nikon Z8 camera and Nikon’s website did not leak the Nikon Z8 camera as some clickbait sites reported today. A quick search shows the original Nikon USA website that was created almost a year ago – the Z8 is […]

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Is this the Nikon Z8?

The Nikon Z8 camera pictured above is basically a Z9 without the vertical grip, 45.71MP stacked sensor, and EXPEED 7 processor. This picture is coming from a random Twitter account. What do you think, real or fake? What are the chance that Z9 and so-called leaked Z8 were shot at the very same perspective? (Z9 […]

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What to expect next from Nikon (updated)

What to expect next from Nikon (updated from previous post): NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 (see patent). NIKKOR Z 600mm f/4 (see patent). Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3 (announced). Nikon Z6II+Z7II firmware updates (announced). More new Z lenses (development announcements and/or potential roadmap updates). One new Nikon camera is expected in 2022 – it could be just […]

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At least two new Nikon Z mirrorless cameras expected in 2020

I continue to receive tips that Nikon will announce at least two new Nikon Z mirrorless cameras in 2020. Here are some of the options (an update to the expected mirrorless cameras mentioned in my previous post from January): Nikon Z30 basic APS-C model with no EVF Nikon Z8 – pro mirrorless camera expected in […]

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